Visiting Speaker Series: “Perspectives on Agriculture and the Environment”

Oct 08, 2008

Delaware Valley College invites students, faculty, staff, friends of the college and members of the community to "Perspectives on Agriculture and the Environment," a five-part dialogue on the environmental issues that affect the modern world.

On select Wednesdays from October through December, speakers will come to campus to engage the audience on a variety of environmental topics. All sessions will be held in the Shapiro Room of the Krauskoph Library and are open to the public.

Featured speakers include:

Brian Snyder
Exec Director PA Assoc. for Sustainable Agriculture
October 15, 2008 at 4:30 PM

Chris Herr
Exec V.P. Penn Ag Industries
Oct. 22, 2008 at 4:30 PM

Dr. Doug Beegle
Professor PSU Agronomy Dept
November 5, 2008 at 4:30 PM

Bob Leiby
V.P. PA State Council of Farm Organizations
November 19, 2008 at 4:30 PM

Mike Firestine
Senior V.P. Fulton Bank
December 3, 2008 at 4:30 PM

Join us for a discussion of trends in food production, agribusiness, conservation, energy and the environment and the implications for education and careers! For more information, please contact Interim Dean of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Larry Hepner, at 215-489-2334 or